1965 FORD

MUSTANG

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ABOUT

This race Mustang, originally built and race prepared for the 2014, all Mustang/Falcon, Goodwood Revival Shelby cup, was immediately on the pace. Despite not having turned a wheel before the race weekend as well as a bent throttle arm limiting the car to 75% throttle, the car finished 5th, amongst the best TC65 cars in Europe.

Since then the car has undergone further development and upgrade, with the intention to build a Notchback Mustang capable of competing for wins in any TC65 grid in Europe.

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The car is well set-up and incredibly well-balanced, making it an ideal drive for both historic racing veterans and novices alike. Eligible for International events such as the Masters Pre - 66 Touring car Championship and the Goodwood Revival/Members Meetings, the car would be competitive from the outset having cut it's teeth against regular contenders of the aforementioned races.

RIDE ONBOARD

Watch above as Fred Shepherd, takes the Mustang through it's paces for a lap around the Brands Hatch Indy circuit layout.

SPECIFICATION

CHASIS

1965 Ford OEM

BODY

1965 Ford OEM

ROLLCAGE

Full MSA-compliant roll cage.

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ENGINE

Ford 289 built by the Peter Knight engine company. All-legal rocker gear and FIA correct Holley etc. Alloy radiator and electric fan cooling system.

IGNITION

MSD ignition system.

EXHAUST SYSTEM

Bespoke fabricated stainless steel exhaust system. The car can run flat out at all test/ track days (102db and above) with no noise regulation issues at all.

GEARBOX

the car is fitted with a toploader and race spec shifter. The car is fitted with a Pro Comp rev counter and Shift light – gives total control on setting limiter/shift lights.

BRAKES

Updated Bill Shepherd Automotive pistons with Carbone Lloraine brake pads w/ titanium backing plates. Fully braided brake lines etc.

 

SUSPENSION

Koni adjustable shocks

DIFFERENTIAL

3.77 Iron differential.

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CONTACT DETAILS

 +44 (0)1932 340888

@BILL_SHEPHERD_MUSTANG

 

ADDRESS

(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY)

BILL SHEPHERD AUTOMOTIVE,

100 ROYSTON ROAD,

BYFLEET, SURREY,

KT14 7NY, UNITED KINGDOM

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